My 28th birthday was this past Sunday. I started a list of 28 things I wanted to do before I turn 29 a few months ago...Here's the list:
- Finish his + hers granny square slippers *I think it's time to take this off the list, haha. It's one of those projects I started but may or may not ever finish.
- Wedding Quilt (by our 1 yr. anniversary [5/21/12]...maybe) *This didn't happen, but hopefully soon. I just don't want to mess it up; I'm putting too much pressure on myself.
- Go back to buffalo river (+ bring Vera) This didn't happen either but we plan to go hiking in the next few weeks :)
- Finish abstract painting I started (here)
- Start small painting series idea *Didn't happen
- Plan a fun vacation with my husband (if you can count visiting his Dad in FL this coming October)
- Fill my small sketch journal
- Take a quilt/sewing class
- Go backpacking again (+ pack LIGHT as possible) (here and here)
- Eat a 5 course dinner *This sort of goes against saving money, haha.
- Go surfing in CA (here)
- Get a date shake at Ruby's Crystal Cove (here)
- Make a fort + sleep under it Zac wasn't into this one, haha.
- Slow dance to the record player
- Make cake balls: red velvet or cake batter truffles (here)
- Sign up for sketchbook project + Finish is by Jan 31st (here)
- Sew something on my new sewing machine + learn how to work every little thing on it
- Write a letter by hand I'm in the process of this one
- Shoot with film + instant cameras (+ start a toy camera/instant tuesday feature)
- Read 3 books (The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, Fifty Shades of Grey)
- Start a book club? *Not very realistic, haha...maybe one day
- Be less critical + more positive I think I accomplished that but we'll see what Zac says.
- See some great shows (Ra Ra Riot @ the Hi-Tone on Halloween night!) (here) + (here) + (here)
- Get another tattoo (the one I've always wanted) (here)
- Experience magic as much as possible
- Go on a road trip *We are planning on going on one soon...Austin + Chattanooga :)
- See a live octopus + jelly fish *Hopefully soon
- Save $
My list from last year (some made it to this list too).
My 24 before 25 list.
Other blogger's lists: